Proverbs 22:22-23 Revised Standard Version (RSV)
22 Do not rob the poor, because he is poor,
or crush the afflicted at the gate;
23 for the Lord will plead their cause
and despoil of life those who despoil them.
Revised Standard Version (RSV)
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Proverbs 22:22-23 New International Version (NIV)
22 Do not exploit the poor because they are poor
and do not crush the needy in court,
23 for the Lord will take up their case
and will exact life for life.